P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:03:10         ————————————————  —————————————  ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT? This is a busy time of year for world leaders - in particular environmental ministers who met in Buenos Aires to work out ways to tackle climate change. It's an issue on everyone's lips and, according to the World Wide Fund for Nature, it's a prospect everyone should be fighting - not just governments. The question is: can we as individuals make a difference? ——————————————————————————————————1/8—— by Bernadette Carroll WIN A CAMCORDER p465 Health Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:04:01         ————————————————  ————————————— / ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT? Ute Collier of the World Wide Fund for Nature claims the earth's climate is hotting up. He says: "Since the Industrial Revolution - 200 years ago - too much pollution and too many greenhouse gases have been pumped into the atmosphere. "If we don't make changes in the way we live now, weather patterns across the globe will change, which could prove hazardous to our existence." ——————————————————————————————————2/8—— Fun and Games 150 Bamboozle 152 WIN A CAMCORDER p465 Health Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:00:00         ————————————————  —————————————  ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT? Climate change, or global warming as it is also known, is not a simple case of it getting hotter in one country and colder in another, warns Ute Collier of the World Wide Fund for Nature. "Disease, famine and drought are but a few of the symptoms we can expect to see. "Hundreds of species, flora and fauna, will die out, unable to cope. Indeed we may well follow in their steps." ——————————————————————————————————3/8—— Are you read9 for the Millennium? 106 BEWARE OF HOUSEHOLD HAZARDS p163 Health Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:00:02        ————————————————  ——————————  ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT?  The World Wide Fund for Nature believes consumers have a huge role to play in thwarting global warming. You can make a difference by: Shopping locally. Using a car burns fuel and emits vast quantities of carbon dioxide, the chief cause of climate change, so walk to the shops. Buying products which are not over-packaged - a lot of energy is spent on over-packaged goods. ——————————————————————————————————4/8—— Your Total Entertainm—nt guide 400 GREEN TV TODAY AND TOMORROW p165 Health Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:00:01           ————————————————  ———————————  ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT?  Where do your goods, especially fruit and vegetables, come from? Are they in season at home? The amount of energy used and the carbon which is released into the atmosphere to transport apples from South Africa or lamb from New Zealand is incalculable. Buy local produce. Make sure you re-use plastic bags — this help saves energy and conserves raw materials. ——————————————————————————————————5/8—— Big Screen news and gossip 461 ECO-VILLAGE FACES BULLDOZERS p161 Health Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:01:20     W    ————————————————  ———————————  ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT?  Save on energy in your home by running dishwashers only when they have a full load, turn down the central heating a notch, insulate your loft and install energy-saving lightbulbs. Watch out for the Eco-Label, a logo in the shape of a flower based on the stars of the European Union flag. Any product carr9ing this label is guaranteed to have been fully assessed for its energy efficiency. ——————————————————————————————————6/8—— Have you seen Family Finance? 540 GREEN EVENTS p165 Health Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:01:42       ————————————————  ——————————————————— ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT?  Invest your cash in one of Britain's 36 ethical savings accounts, now worth more than £1.8bn and doubling every three years. An estimated 250,000 savers chooqe to put their money with companies that care, are responsible and are taking positive action to reduce energy consumption. Aside from helping prevent global warming, you'll make healthy profits. ——————————————————————————————————7/8—— Fun and Games 150 Eco Scene 148 CHECK OUT THE GREEN KITCHEN p164 Health Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 162 Nov 6 21:03:07          ————————————————  ———————————  ARE YOU ENERGY EFFICIENT?   Ute Collier of the World Wide Fund for Nature says your efforts, no matter how large or small, will make a difference. He says: "Anyone who doubts the power of ordinary consumers to change the habits and practices of producers and retailers need look no further than the ban of ozone-killer CFCs in aerosols. For an action pack detailing how you can help, call 0171 405 5633. ——————————————————————————————————8/8—— e-mail: greenscene@teletext.co.uk WRITE TO: GREEN SCENE, PO BOX 297, LONDON SW6 1XT. FAX:0171 386 5618 Health Recipe TV On Stage